A couple of weeks ago, I had the privilege of attending the Howard University School of Law Pinning Ceremony. During the event, all of the incoming 1L’s are pinned by Howard Law alum and are welcomed into the Howard University family. I got to pin a few incoming 1L’s and some of them asked me … Continue reading 6 Tips to Help you Not Go Crazy During Your 1L Year
Wedding Guest Style Series: The Groh Wedding – July 2, 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia
Hiiii!! Here's the Fourth installment of the Wedding Guest Style Series! This wedding was GORGEOUS and held in the Blue Ridge Mountains at Veritas Vineyards and Winery. Soooooo sweet! So for my look..... I had been saving this particular dress for the perfect occasion and this wedding was it! I LOVED the draping and … Continue reading Wedding Guest Style Series: The Groh Wedding – July 2, 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia
My Love-Hate Relationship with Box Braids
In the Summer of 2013, I got box braids for the first time since I was a kid. I was heading to South Africa for 6 weeks and I wanted to be able to take a break from my hair. I've gotten box braids almost every summer since and mostly love them, but there are … Continue reading My Love-Hate Relationship with Box Braids
Wedding Guest Style Series: The Banks Wedding – June 18, 2017 in Baltimore, Maryland
Hello Hello again! I'm back with another installment into the Wedding Guest Style Series! My look: I decided to go for a very classic look with a little pizzazz 😉 Dress: H&M, but I found it at Crossroads Resale - $18 Shoes: Chinese Laundry, DSW - $45 Bag: "Thrifted" from my mom's closet (Thanks Mom! … Continue reading Wedding Guest Style Series: The Banks Wedding – June 18, 2017 in Baltimore, Maryland
Wedding Guest Style Series: The Smith Wedding – May 27, 2017 in Orlando, Florida
Last month, I got to watch one of my dear friends from law school, Dorothie, tie the knot with her boo in Orlando, Florida! As you can see, the wedding was gorgeous and their cup runneth over with love and joy. We had a grand 'ol time and I am so happy for them! ❤ … Continue reading Wedding Guest Style Series: The Smith Wedding – May 27, 2017 in Orlando, Florida
Tequila Taco Tuesday at DC Reynolds
As I mentioned before in a previous post, I LOVE LOVE LOVE D.C. Reynolds' BOGO happy hour. But that's not where the magic of this place ends. I had been meaning to try out DCR's Taco Tuesday deal for some time and finally made my way there. What you get: 1. Seasonal Gazpacho - Right … Continue reading Tequila Taco Tuesday at DC Reynolds
Look of the Day: Graduation Celebration!
Yaaaasss!! One of my best friends in D.C. just graduated from American University with her M.B.A. You did that, Britt! 🙂 I have a Houston framily here in D.C. and we hold it down and support each other through everything. We're always there to celebrate each others' accomplishments and we continue to keep it trill … Continue reading Look of the Day: Graduation Celebration!
Graduation Hair Styles for Natural Hair
This is for anyone that has yet to figure out what to do with their hair for graduation. Last year, I was so stumped on what to do with my hair. These were the issues that caused me such a dilemma: We had a ceremony outside and it had been cold and raining so straight … Continue reading Graduation Hair Styles for Natural Hair
Frequently Asked Questions: Pursuing my J.D./M.B.A.
Hey guys! I know it's been a minute, but life has been pretty busy for me, but I will try to do better. Today, marks 1 year since I graduated from Howard University with my J.D./M.B.A. Boy, does time fly by! 😀 This post was inspired by a discussion I had with one of my … Continue reading Frequently Asked Questions: Pursuing my J.D./M.B.A.
Wedding Guest Style Series: The Moody Wedding – April 8, 2017 in Virginia Beach, Virginia
Hello hello hello! Spring is finally here and you know what that means - Wedding Season! I've been invited to 7 weddings this year! This is the first installment into my Wedding Guest Style Series that will go until October of this year. Be on the lookout for details on my looks in the future! … Continue reading Wedding Guest Style Series: The Moody Wedding – April 8, 2017 in Virginia Beach, Virginia